HealthcareSource Expands and Invests in Learning Courseware Offering, Forms Strategic Partnerships with Leading Education Providers

Apex Innovations, Ed4Online Join HealthcareSource Portfolio of Education, Training Solutions

Woburn, MA – June 12, 2018 HealthcareSource®, today announced strategic partnerships with two of the healthcare industry’s leading education providers — Apex Innovations and Ed4Online — providing healthcare organizations premier education and training solutions that address the full continuum of care.

HealthcareSource NetLearning® learning management system and the accompanying eLearning Library℠ of online courseware are designed to engage learners throughout the entire health system, assisting organizations in addressing and monitoring compliance, certification, and licensure, as well as professional development. HealthcareSource’s learning solutions see 20 million course completions annually. The now-expanded portfolio of learning courseware enables organizations to meet their staff’s continuing education needs and improve employee retention rates through expanded career opportunities.

“Leading healthcare organizations are investing in education and training programs to hire the best talent, keep them engaged, and continually grow them through a combination of both clinical courses and professional skills and leadership training,” said J.P. Fingado, President and Chief Executive Officer for HealthcareSource. “Partnering with Apex and Ed4Online, both leaders in healthcare education, underscores our commitment to providing healthcare organizations an expansive and growing library of innovative courseware.”

Ed4Online offers more than 500 online courses, covering the full continuum of care, through Ed4Training. Topic areas include post-acute, non-acute, and behavioral health. Health systems can use these courses to meet compliance requirements, upskill their staff, reduce training costs, improve retention rates, and impact quality of care. According to Tricia Seymour, Ph.D., Chief Operations Officer, Ed4Online, “We are delighted to partner with HealthcareSource to help individuals and companies learn new skills and strengthen existing ones to move them toward their personal and professional goals. Our vast expertise across the continuum of care marries well with HealthcareSource’s growing client base.”

Apex Innovations’ courseware features industry-leading 3D graphics, animations, and interactivity that bring difficult-to-understand concepts to life in meaningful and visually engaging ways. The company’s growing library of courseware is focused on chest pain, ECG, cardiac rhythms, stroke, neuro, heart failure, hemodynamics, STEMI recognition, and sepsis. “The combination of HealthcareSource’s learning management system with Apex courseware represents a synergistic offering that promotes optimal patient outcomes through increased clinical competency,” said Marianne Bourgeois, President and Founder of Apex Innovations.

As with all courseware in the HealthcareSource eLearning Library, these offerings will be fully integrated into the HealthcareSource NetLearning solution, allowing clients to immediately begin using their purchased content without the need for extensive loading efforts or integration testing.

About Apex Innovations

Apex Innovations, an international organization founded in 2003 and headquartered in Lafayette, La., provides the highest-quality, online continuing education to individuals, hospitals and health systems, universities, organizations, and corporations around the world. Their goal is to engage and empower learners to deliver the best healthcare possible. Apex designs, manufactures, and provides education that’s filled with amazing graphics, exceptional 3-D animations, and interactivity, setting them apart from other online educational applications. Their audience of nurses, physicians, paramedics, medics, physical therapists and other healthcare team members continues to grow and can be found in over 45 countries around the world. Apex holds the highest organizational recognition possible as a provider of continuing education by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) - Accreditation with Commendation and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) - Accreditation with Distinction.

About Ed4Training

Ed4Training, a service of Ed4Online, is committed to providing high-quality online staff training solutions that build return on investment (ROI) and growth for businesses, organizations, and healthcare agencies. Our clients have complete access to a comprehensive library of courses spanning a large range of focuses. Our mission is to help people improve their skills, so they can continue to grow and make a difference in the world.

About HealthcareSource

HealthcareSource® is the only comprehensive talent management suite designed specifically to support the healthcare talent ecosystem. Our software, services, content, and analytics enable more than 3,500 healthcare organizations, senior care providers, and staffing agencies, spanning over 6,000 locations, to ensure quality patient and client care by recruiting, retaining, and developing quality talent. HealthcareSource and its award-winning healthcare talent management solutions have been recognized by industry analysts and trade groups.

HealthcareSource Media Contact:
Norma Gaffin